North of this neighbourhood is C.N.R Railway; south of this neighbourhood is Lake Ontario. Bellamy Rd S to Ravine Dr passes on the East side, while Midland Ave passes along the western border of this neighbourhood.
The Cliffcrest neighbourhood has a large area compared to similar neighbourhoods in the Greater Toronto Area. It is also a high growth neighbourhood with a high number of families with children (17%), seniors (15%) and pre-retirement people (14%), and low number of working age people compared to Toronto.
The Cliffcrest neighbourhood does not have much population diversity. Top non-official mother tongue languages are Bengali and Tamil. Top ethnic origins are English, Irish, Scottish, and German. Median After-Tax Household Income in this neighbourhood is $60,384, slightly higher compared to Toronto $52,149. Total Major Crime Incidents per ten thousand people per year in this neighbourhood is 184.
Cliffcrest has a very high number of single-family homes (59%) and duplexes (7%) compared to Toronto. On the other hand number of apartment buildings, high-rise or low-rise, and semi-detached houses is low in this area. Home Values in this neighbourhood is $542,218 compared to the City of Toronto average of $600,000. This neighbourhood has a high level of green space and most trees in the Greater Toronto Area.
The nearest malls are Eglinton Square Shopping Centre and Scarborough Town Centre located 6 to 8 km away. The nearest stores are NoFrill, Home Depot, Walmart and Metro, all located nearby on Eglinton Ave E, while Canadian Tire is located on Kingston Rd. The parks in this neighbourhood are Balcarra Park, Cudia Park, Cathedral Bluffs Park, Muir Park, Helbert Park and Anson Park. The Cliffcrest Library is located in the area, while Scarborough Hospital is the closest hospital 5 km away and Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute is the closest swimming pool located 4 km away.
There is no highway near the Cliffcrest neighbourhood. The closest highway Don Valley Pkwy and HWY 401 are both about 10 km away from this area. The nearest subway stations are Kennedy Station and Wardon Station. The nearest GO Station is GO Eglinton and GO Scarborough.
Landmarks in Cliffcrest Scarborough
Major landmarks of this neighbourhood are Scarborough Bluffs Sailing Club and R.H. King Academy.
Schools and Childcare in Cliffcrest Scarborough
The nearest Elementary schools to this neighbourhood are Fairmount Public School, St. Agatha Catholic School, H. A. Halbert Junior Public School and Bliss Carman Senior Public School. The Secondary school is R. H. King Academy. The nearest childcares are Sunshine Fairmount Child Care, Cliffcrest Day Care Centre and N.Y.A.D. Mason Road JPS.